Tag: Positive Psychology

  Helpful Websites in the COVID Era

We have compiled a list of websites related to the COVID-19 outbreak that may help you in a number of different ways. These websites may provide positive relief from the challenges we’re all facing, provide mental health resources to assist with the challenges around staying at home for extended periods of time, or they provide… Read more »

  Just Give it Time

This article reflects on how our reactions and responses to the COVID-19 pandemic will impact not only on our wellbeing as individuals but also the wellbeing of those around us.

  Positive Vibes

Today’s Geelong Advertiser article spells out the main theme that Chris will cover in monthly articles this year, following the theme of “it’s time for positive psychiatry”.

  Silver Lining

This article is about the importance of people receiving social support after natural disasters to assist their mental health as a key part of their recovery. The recent Australian bushfires have revealed a great deal of goodwill in this way.

  Chris Mackey on 3CR’s Brainwaves program

Chris appeared on 3CR’s Brainwaves program on October 30, 2019. On the program, they talk about the new edition of Chris’s book The Positive Psychology of Synchronicity: Enhance Your Mental Health With The Power of Coincidence, as well as his involvement with Channel 9’s TV Show Destination Happiness. This episode of brainwaves does mention the… Read more »

  Chris Mackey on Saturday Night with Dr Sally Cockburn – 3AW

Chris featured on 3AW’s ‘Saturday Night’ program with Dr Sally Cockburn on October 26. The discussion revolved around Chris’s new book, The Positive Psychology of Synchronicity and the interview went for half an hour.

  Shared Courage

This article relates to the great work being done by Foundation 61 with members of the community who are recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. It follows a session spent with Foundation 61 residents for the TV wellbeing show, Destination Happiness.

  Synchronicity with Libbi Gorr on ABC 774

Libbi Gorr interviews Chris Mackey, clinical psychologist, about his new book, The Positive Psychology of Synchronicity before callers ring in to describe their meaningful coincidences. Recorded on ABC 774 radio Melbourne on 22/09/19.

  Cats Can Rebound

An article about the Geelong Cats need to apply an optimistic, or growth, mindset to combat their recent poor run of form in finals.


This article sums up the main themes of The Positive Psychology of Synchronicity and plans for the book launch at Watkins Books in London.